Match ends, Stranraer 2, Brechin City 0.
Rock-bottom Brechin were beaten again as Willie Gibson's free-kick secured Stranraer the win.
Stranraer broke the deadlock when Stirling scored a rebound after Gibson had stung the palms of Graeme Smith.
Scott Robertson forced a save with a powerful drive but the home side did double their advantage through Gibson's superb free-kick.
Substitute Luciano Nequecaur almost made it three late on and Ryan Thomson had a shot cleared off the line.
- 10StirlingBooked at 69mins
- 33GibsonSubstituted forMcGuiganat 82'minutes
- 9MalcolmBooked at 53minsSubstituted forNequecaurat 83'minutes
- 14LongworthSubstituted forThomsonat 74'minutes
- 1SmithBooked at 81mins
- 11ShepherdSubstituted forJohnstonat 67'minutes
- 7WeatherstonSubstituted forMontgomeryat 80'minutes
- David Munro
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Stranraer 2, Brechin City 0.
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Craig Pettigrew.
Ryan Thomson went off injured after Stranraer had used all subs.
Foul by Craig Johnston (Brechin City).
Paul Cairney (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Cameron Belford.
Attempt saved. Lewis Spence (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
Attempt saved. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Jamie Montgomery (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Liam Dick (Stranraer).
Foul by Jamie Montgomery (Brechin City).
Andy Stirling (Stranraer) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Attempt blocked. Ryan Thomson (Stranraer) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Gary Fusco.
Substitution, Stranraer. Luciano Nequecaur replaces Craig Malcolm.
Substitution, Stranraer. Mark McGuigan replaces William Gibson.
Graeme Smith (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.
Attempt missed. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is high and wide to the left.
Substitution, Brechin City. Jamie Montgomery replaces David Weatherston.